MMA IN THE MEDIA

SABC COMMENDED FOR SUSPENDING STAFF IMPLICATED IN ...

09-12-2018

9 December 2018, Eye Witness, Tara Penny Media Monitoring Africa says it’s good to see that the public broadcaster has followed through with the recommendations of the commission of inquiry. …

‘Resignations set SABC back years’

07-12-2018

7 December 2018, Sowetan Live, MPHO SIBANYONI AND ISAAC MAHLANGU Media Monitoring Africa’s William Bird said what was happening at the SABC was a “deliberately engineered crisis to collapse the board, …

[LISTEN] UNDERSTANDING THE EVENTS UNFOLDING AT ...

06-12-2018

6 December 2018, 702, Talk Radio 702 host Karima Brown spoke to William Bird, executive director at Media Monitoring Africa, who has called on President Cyril Ramaphosa to save the SABC from the …

Lobby groups say the communications bill is ...

28-11-2018

28 November 2018, Business Day, Bekezela Phakathi In a joint written submission to the committee, lobby groups Media Monitoring Africa (MMA) and the SOS Coalition: Support Our Public Broadcaster said …

Ndabeni-Abrahams Has Tough Task Ironing Out Issues ...

23-11-2018

23 November 2018, IAfrica, News Editor Media Monitoring’s William Bird says this merger is necessary. But Bird also says it’s not going to be easy. Read the full article

Ndabeni-Abrahams Has Tough Task Ironing Out Issues ...

23-11-2018

23 November 2018, IAfrika, News Editor Media Monitoring’s William Bird says this merger is necessary. But Bird also says it’s not going to be easy. Read the full article

Malema’s ‘bastard!’ insult ...

21-11-2018

21 November 2018, News24, Riaan Grobler And, if the party can’t produce evidence for claims about individuals in the media and the government, it could be disqualified from next year’s general …

Unisa’s fake news staffer “a bitter irony”

16-11-2018

16 November 2018, Destiny connection.com, Destiny reporter Media Monitoring Africa’s William Bird also welcomed the investigation. “It reveals a few things, the first is that like those who abuse partners …